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Khrushchev"s Russia

Edward Crankshaw

Khrushchev"s Russia

by Edward Crankshaw

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Middlesex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementEdward Crankshaw. --
    SeriesPelican books -- A579
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26567495M

      Excellent book. Fascinating insights about the man and Russia. Khrushchev was born in and he was an eye witness to the Bolshevik Revolution, the two world wars, the cold war, the crisis in Berlin and the crisis in Cuba.4/5.   The British ex pert, author of a book on “Khrushchev's Russia” and a work, “Khrushchev: A Bi ography,” said he asked where it came from, “but I was not told, and I was told I.

      Timothy Naftali talked about the book he co-wrote with Aleksandr Fursenko, [Khrushchev's Cold War: The Inside Story of an American Adversary], published by W.W. Norton. He also talked about U.S.. Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev was born in into a poor family near Kursk in south-western Russia. He received very little formal education. He joined the Bolshevik Party in and served in.

    Dr. Sergei Khrushchev, the year-old son of former Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Khrushchev, delivered a lecture at the Atomic Testing Museum about the complex relationship between the U.S. and Ru Author: Kimber Laux. Read this book on Questia. Khrushchev's Russia by Edward Crankshaw, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Khrushchev's Russia ().


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Khrushchev"s Russia by Edward Crankshaw Download PDF EPUB FB2

Crankshaw is not often remembered now, but he was very well-informed and had been on the ground in Russia off and on for close to three decades at the time this page booklet was published. The text gives some idea of what Khrushchev was struggling with as he attempted to consolidate his power and take Russia in directions cut off by Stalin.4/5(1).

Hooligans in Khrushchev's Russia offers the first comprehensive study of how Soviet police, prosecutors, judges, and ordinary citizens during the Khrushchev era () understood, fought against, or embraced this catch-all category of criminality. Using a wide range of newly opened archival sources, it portrays the Khrushchev period Cited by: Reddaway, P.

Uncensored Russia: Protest and Dissent in the Soviet Union, New York: American Heritage Press, Romanov, S. ‘ “Ne etomu menya desyat′ let v komsomole uchili!”: interv′yu s M.S. Gol′dmanom ’, Karta: rossiskii nezavisimyi istoricheskii i pravozashchitnyi zhurnal Cited by: This book deals neither with the Russia of the tourist nor with that much discussed enigma, the Russia of the conference room.

There is a third country, Khrushchev's Russia, too seldom seen for what it is, too often confused with the mask it wears in the world arena.

This copy of Khrushchev's Russia, by Edward Crankshaw, is a mass market paperback, published by Penguin Special [#S,2nd printing. [Communism] Author: Crankshaw, Edward. Title: Khrushchev's Russia. Publisher: Penguin Special. ISBN or book number: SSeller Rating: % positive.

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Condition: Very good. This copy of Khrushchev's Russia, by Edward Crankshaw, is a mass market paperback, published by Pelican [#A, reprint. [Communism] Author: Crankshaw, Edward.

Title: Khrushchev's Russia. Publisher: Pelican. ISBN or book number: A Seller Rating: % positive. Kalinovka, Russia Died: Septem Moscow, Russia Russian Communist leader and Soviet premier The Soviet political leader Nikita Khrushchev was a major force in world politics in the second half of the twentieth century.

His leadership played a key role in the s during the height of the Cold War, a four-decade standoff between the. Khrushchev was born on 15 Aprilin Kalinovka, a village in what is now Russia's Kursk Oblast, near the present Ukrainian border.

His parents, Sergei Khrushchev and Xeniya Khrushcheva, were poor peasants of Russian origin, and had a daughter two years Nikita's junior, Irina. Sergei Khrushchev was employed in a number of positions in the Donbas area of far eastern Ukraine, working as a Battles/wars: World War II.

Russia - Russia - The Khrushchev era (–64): After Stalin’s death ina power struggle for leadership ensued, which was won by Nikita Khrushchev.

His landmark decisions in foreign policy and domestic programs markedly changed the direction of the Soviet Union, bringing détente with the West and a relaxation of rigid controls within the country.

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Thank you for your : University of Wisconsin Press. Nikita Khrushchev () led the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War, serving as premier from to Though he largely pursued a policy. Russia Under Khrushchev. Book.

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() ISBN Texts Images Visual Essays Video Music. Subject essay: Lewis Siegelbaum. In what has been described as an economy of “planned shortages,” the Soviet Union was never able to adequately — not to speak of comfortably — accommodate its urban population. The book describes Nikita Khrushchev’s rise from obscurity to lead the second most powerful nation in the world, until his ignominious departure in a political coup similar to the one that had brought him into power—except for its being bloodless.

Fursenko is considered one of Russia’s leading historians and is a member of the Russian. Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev (nyĬkē´tə syĬrgā´yəvĬch khrŏŏschôf´), –, Soviet Communist leader, premier of the USSR (–64), and first secretary of the Communist party of the Soviet Union (–64).

Early Career Of a peasant family, he worked in the plants and mines of Ukraine, joined the Communist party inand in was sent to Moscow for further study.

Book review of Brian LaPierre, "Hooligans in Khrushchev's Russia" (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, ). Nikita Khrushchev sent chills down my spine. I was nine years old in when I read that Russia’s Communist leader Nikita Khrushchev said, “We will take America without firing a shot.

We do. This is the third and last volume of the only complete and fully reliable English-language version of the memoirs of the Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev. In the first two volumes, published by Pennsylvania State University Press in andrespectively, Khrushchev tells the story of his rise to power and his part in the fight against Hitler&’s invasion of the Soviet Union.

The Paperback of the American Letters from Khrushchev's Russia: Surprising Impressions of Life Behind the Iron Curtain by Douglas M. Bowden MD at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your :. American Letters from Khrushchev’s Russia is an important contribution to Soviet studies, for it presents an individual series of impressions as opposed to a broad-based analysis.

The informality will intrigue those seeking unusual details that are often deemed unimportant by scholars.5/5.Nothing is Forgotten by Peter Golden is a full length, standalone novel. Peter Golden is the author of Come Back Love ; and Wherever There Is Light.

Nothing is Forgotten: the journey of a young man who travels from New Jersey to Khrushchevs Russia and the beaches of France. He finds love and discovers the secrets of his heritage/5. Fifty years ago Nikita Khrushchev shocked the Soviet Union by denouncing Stalin in a special address to Communist party comrades.

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